Author: Val Kells
“Saltwater Fishes of Northern California” is an easy-to-use, 12-panel fishing identification guide to 63 saltwater fishes found from the northern border of California near Crescent City south of Monterey Bay. This convenient field fishing guide is designed to help quickly identify common and notable species that inhabit inshore estuaries and tidepools, bays and kelp beds, rocky and sandy shores, and deep offshore environments.
Each species is illustrated in stunning color including adults, females, males and juveniles.
The highly detailed and scientifically accurate full-color illustrations are accompanied by common and scientific names, maximum length, and concise text that highlights key features, and habitat typical of the species.
This foldable and durable quick reference informational guide is light weight, weather proof and easily fits into a pocket, glove compartment, backpack, tackle box, or boat console. Anglers, naturalists, students, teachers, and divers alike will find it to be an excellent resource in the office, at home, in the class room, in the field, or out on the water.
– 63 species descriptions, 74 full-color illustrations
– Key to features of fishes
– Dimensions: 4”x9” folded; 9”x24.5” unfolded
– Laminated for repeated, waterproof use
- Multiple Page Fold Out Pamphlet
- Laminated and Water Proof
- 63 Different Salt Water Fish Mentioned
- Size, Features, Habitat and Illustration Included For Each Fish
- Made In The USA
9" x 4" Folded
9" x 24.5" Unfolded
List Of Fished Mentioned:
Spotted Ratfish, White Shark, Tope, Leopard Shark, Bat Ray, Big Skate, White Sturgeon, Northern Anchovy, Pacific Herring Pacific Sardine, Surf Smelt, Coho Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Chinook Salmon, Pacific Tomcod, Plainfin Midshipman, Topsmelt, Jacksmelt, Tubesnout, Kelp Rockfish, Brown Rockfish, Redband Rockfish, Gopher Rockfish, Copper Rockfish, Black-and-Yellow Rockfish, Deacon Rockfish, Yellowtail Rockfish, Quillback Rockfish, Black Rockfish, Vermillion Rockfish, Blue Rockfish, China Rockfish, Canary Rockfish, Grass Rockfish, Sablefish, Kelp Greenling, Rock Greenling, Painted Greenling, Lingcod, Grunt Sculpin, Pacific Staghorn Sculpin, Cabezon, Silverspotted Sculpin, Striped Bass, White Croaker, Calico Surfperch, Redtail Surfperch, Kelp Perch, Shiner Perch, Striped Seaperch, Pile Perch, Wolf-eel, Monkeyface Prickleback, Pacific Sand Lance, Pacific Bonito, Albacore, Pacific Sanddab, Speckled Sanddab, Pacific Halibut, Southern Rock Sole, California Halibut, Starry Flounder, Sand Sole